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It seems that some conservatives think financial catastrophe would improve their negotiating position on the debt ceiling
House Democrats say if Republicans won't agree to a long-term solution to the debt crisis, the president should impose one on his own
The president spoke to the nation Monday night, just a week before the U.S. may run out of money to pay many of its bills. What did we learn?
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